Wirtzberger wins local, state free throw contest
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Anthony Wirtzberger sank 14 of 15 free throws to win the annual Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest held in Havre.
After winning the local contest, Wirtzberger advanced to the district contest held in Fort Benton. There, Wirtzberger made 22 of 25 free throws, followed by another 5 of 5 free throws due to a tie. Wirtzberger's total effort of 27 of 30 free throws made earned him state champion honors.
Wirtzberger was presented with an award at a Knights of Columbus dinner on May 20. He is the son of Terry Wright and Bill Wirtzberger.